Sunday’s Dump & Chase: Nearly that time

The Conference Finals are upon us.

Montreal vs. Vegas Series

How The Golden Knights Can Score On Carey Price And The Montreal Canadiens -
Ken Boehlke brings us a piece that attempts to find cracks in the outstanding performance of Carey Price through two rounds of the postseason.

Storylines abound when Golden Knights meet Canadiens in Stanley Cup semifinals - Las Vegas Sun Newspaper
The Golden Knights and Canadiens don’t have much shared history for obvious reasons, but there are compelling narratives to be found here anyways.

New York vs. Tampa Bay Series

Islanders Anxiety - Episode 161 - My Very Hoarse Friend - Lighthouse Hockey
Some podcasting content from our friends Mike and Dan, wherein they espouse the virtues of Adam Pelech, etc etc.

Islanders playoff run putting a damper on Esiason wedding
Absolutely random story about how Matt Martin participating in playoff hockey has forced him to miss his brother-in-law’s wedding. He just so happens to be married to Boomer Esiason’s daughter. What a small world.

Lightning Round: Nikita Kucherov shares details about his recovery process - Raw Charge
Nikita Kucherov gave some thoughts and specifics about what he’s been going through down in Tampa Bay.

These 5 Islanders could cause trouble for Lightning in Stanley Cup semifinals
A solid preview article by Mari Faiello of the Tampa Bay Times.

Around the League

'Really disgusting': Jets fan says he was punched, robbed of his jersey in Montreal | CTV News
Not a fabulous look for Habs fans, particularly when considering that Jets fans A.) had just witnessed their team getting embarrassed AGAIN B.) are some of the nicest people in the NHL community.

People in Toronto furious after CN Tower lights up with Montreal Canadiens colours
The Maple Leafs have been relegated to “boyfriend but she takes other guys out on dates” status after the CN Tower lit up with the colors of “Canada’s team” or something along those lines. Hilarious.

Sabres Mailbag: How will the stalemate with Jack Eichel end? | Buffalo Sabres News |
The Sabres are looking to deal their superstar center, and he happens to be American. David Poile is licking his lips somewhere.

NHL: Nathan MacKinnon baffled by reporter's bizarre question
How Dater has NHL credentials with his marred career history is beyond me, but this question made it even more absurd.